GPS Test Results – Top 10 Sports Watches Tested So Far

Reading Time: 4 minutes Here are my Top 10 watches for GPS accuracy that have so…

The London 10 Mile

Reading Time: 4 minutes The new London 10 mile race is in Richmond Park on  June…

Parkrun for the open water

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Suunto SPARTAN – new GPS algorithm + GLONASS – provisional test results in ULTRA vs SPORT

Reading Time: 2 minutes I knew something was wrong when the autolaps were quite a bit…

15 Minute Bodyweight Workout for Runners

Reading Time: < 1 minute Most of us will appreciate that one of the keys to…

Suunto SPARTAN gets GLONASS – so what?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Today’s new firmware for the SPARTAN is annoying as I now have…

Generic swim app for wearables including androidwear, ios, pebble, garmin

Reading Time: < 1 minute I was looking for AndroidWear sports apps for the Polar M600. I…

Under Armour – New Sports Watch Rumoured to be Imminent (Leak of UA-HTC AndroidWear device)

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Rant 2 – The Sequel: Is your favourite sports gadget blog really independent?

Reading Time: 4 minutes After a recent post “Rant 2016: The Problem with sports watch reviews;…

Shimano S-PHYRE 2017 – expansion from footwear to clothing

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last year Shimano gave us performance cycling footwear and this year the…

Fitbit acquires Vector (Watch Company)

Reading Time: 5 minutes Another interesting acquisition announced a few days ago by Fitbit. this time…

The Data LADEN Athlete – Happily carrying STRYD, Runscribe and Garmin

Reading Time: 4 minutes Some of you will be data-driven athletes. You will use your historic…

Garmin Fenix 5 : What is Firstbeat Training Effect 2.0 and Training Status – impact on XERT or GoMore?

Reading Time: 5 minutes Garmin’s Fenix 5 advertises the use of Training Effect 2.0 and will…

Oh Oh! Casio! WSD-F20 PRO TREK – I forgot this one.

Reading Time: 4 minutes This was my novelty pick of CES 2016, or at least the…

GoMore: Stamina Sensor – A Quick Look (updated from 2016 post)

Reading Time: 2 minutes The GoMore Stamina sensor is a nifty Bluetooth heart rate monitor device that…

Sports Watches: What are the killer apps/functions for 2017 and beyond?

Reading Time: 2 minutes With the Fenix 5, the killer “app” will be MAPS and the…

Garmin – What next after the Fenix 5? Something interesting OR Forerunner 935 XT, 635, 240/245 or FR45

Reading Time: 4 minutes I hope you are enjoying the spoon-fed news from CES as much as…

Fitbit adds stuff ?!?

Reading Time: 5 minutes fitbit have relatively basic but generally well-working products. Their online ecosystem is…

Polar announce H10 HRM and a Shirt

Reading Time: 5 minutes Polar have just announced a new HRM. The H10. This is probably…

Samsung Gear and Under Armour

Reading Time: 3 minutes When you have a super large company partnering like SAMSUNG with a…